Memphis Minnie American blues guitarist singer and songwriter
Memphis Minnie is a 76 years old American blues guitarist singer and songwriter from Louisiana. Memphis Minnie was born on June 03, 1897 (died on August 06, 1973, she was 76 years old) in Louisiana. Her nickname was Kid Douglas, Minnie Memphis.
Lizzie Douglas known as Memphis Minnie was a blues guitarist vocalist and songwriter whose recording career lasted from the 1920s to the 1950s. She recorded around 200 songs some of the best known being Bumble Bee Nothing in Rambling and Me and My Chauffeur Blues. Her performances and songwriting made her well known in a genre dominated mostly by men. She died on August 6 1973 in Memphis Tennessee.
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No, she died on 08/06/1973, 48 years ago. She was 76 years old when she died. Cause of death: stroke. She died in Memphis
Memphis Minnie Albums (71)
There are 71 albums of Memphis Minnie.
Her last album In My Girlish Days - Memphis Minnie in the 40's released 6 months 3 weeks ago. When In My Girlish Days - Memphis Minnie in the 40's released, she was 124 years old. This album contains 12 tracks
Her first album Queen Of The Blues released 93 years ago, she was 31 years old when this album released. There were 18 songs in this album.
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Popular Memphis Minnie Songs
- If You See My Rooster (Hoodoo Lady (1933-1937), released 31 years ago)
- When The Levee Breaks (When The Levee Breaks - The Best Of, released 11 years ago)
- When The Levee Breaks (Her Greatest Tracks, released 3 years ago)
- Kissing In The Dark (Blues Is Killin' Me, released 15 years ago)
- Me And My Chauffeur Blues (Memphis Minnie Vol. 5 (1940-1941), released 31 years ago)
- Hoodoo Lady (Hoodoo Lady (1933-1937), released 31 years ago)
- Down In The Alley (Hoodoo Lady (1933-1937), released 31 years ago)
- Black Cat Blues (Hoodoo Lady (1933-1937), released 31 years ago)
- Please Set A Date (Please Set a Date, released 2 years ago)
- Keep On Eatin' (Hoodoo Lady (1933-1937), released 31 years ago)
Memphis Minnie zodiac sign was gemini.
Other facts about Memphis Minnie
|Alias||Kid Douglas, Minnie Memphis|
|Place of death||Memphis|
|Instrument||Banjo, Bass guitar, Drum, Guitar|
|Manner of death||Natural Causes|
|Ethnic group||African Americans|
|Date of death||1973-08-06T00:00:00Z|
|Place of birth||Louisiana|
|Country of citizenship||United States Of America|
|Cultureel Woordenboek identifier||Populaire-muziek/memphis-minnie|
|Image of grave||Http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Special:FilePath/Memphis%20Minnie%20grave%20Walls%20MS%20007.jpg|
|Field of work||Musical Composition|
|Cause of death||Stroke|
|On focus list of Wikimedia project||WikiProject African Diaspora|
|Work period (start)||1908-01-01T00:00:00Z|
|Discography||Memphis Minnie Discography|